Torre del Criado del Doctor Ortiz

Tower in Granada

Torre De Alquiza
Public Domain / Jebulon

The Torre del Criado del Doctor Ortiz  or Tower of the Servant of Doctor Ortiz is a small defensive tower located in the Alcazaba, in the Alhambra Complex in Granada, Spain.

The tower is located between the between the Torre del Homenaje and the Torre de Alquiza. It has the same characteristics as the nearby Torre de Alquiza, since it is solid and without interior rooms. It is located on the inner curtain wall of the Alcazaba, to the north of the Plaza de las Armas that separates it from the Calle del Foso or Street of the Moat that from the Puerta de las Armas which allows access to the Palaces through the Puerta de la Tahona.

It is a rectangular tower which projects out from the wall.

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Visiting Torre del Criado del Doctor Ortiz


For opening times of the Torre del Criado del Doctor Ortiz see Alhambra Opening Times.


The Torre del Criado del Doctor Ortiz is part of the Alhambra Complex and access it you need to purchase Alhambra Tickets or a Alhambra Guided Tour.

Duration: 20 minutes

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